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(A joint stock company incorporated in the People's Republic of China with limited liability under the Chinese corporate name "東方證券股份有限公司" and carrying on business
in Hong Kong as "東方證券" (in Chinese) and "DFZQ" (in English))
(Stock Code: 03958)
ANNOUNCEMENT ON PRELIMINARY FINANCIAL DATA
FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2021
This announcement is made by 東 方 證 券 股 份 有 限 公 司 (the "Company") pursuant to the Inside Information Provisions (as defined under the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "Listing Rules")) under Part XIVA of the Securities and Futures Ordinance (Cap. 571 of the Laws of Hong Kong) and Rule 13.09(2) of the Listing Rules.
The major financial data for the first quarter of 2021 as set out in this announcement is preliminary accounting data, which has not been audited by an accounting firm. The specific data should be those to be disclosed in the 2021 first quarterly report of the Company (the "2021 First Quarterly Report"). Investors are advised to pay attention to such investment risks involved.
- MAJOR FINANCIAL DATA AND INDICATORS FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2021 Unit: RMB'0,000
Total operating revenue
Net profit attributable to the shareholders
of the listed company
Net profit after non-recurring profit or
loss attributable to the shareholders
of the listed company
Basic earnings per share (RMB)
Weighted average return on net assets (%)
Increased by 0.54
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As at the end of
As at the end of
Equity attributable to the shareholders of
the listed company
Net assets per share attributable to
the shareholders of
the listed company (RMB)Note
Note: net assets per share attributable to the shareholders of the listed company as at the end of the reporting period shown in the above table include existing perpetual subordinated bonds of the Company. Excluding the effect thereof, net assets per share attributable to the ordinary shareholders of the listed company as at the end of the reporting period shall be RMB8.05 (as at the end of previous year: RMB7.89).
DETAILS OF OPERATING RESULTS AND FINANCIAL POSITIONS
In the first quarter of 2021, the securities market curbed at a high level after an upsurge with increased volatility and relatively high trading volume in the market. In the face of the ever-changing market environment, the Company stayed committed to steady operation and achieved solid operating results in asset management, wealth management and investment banking businesses.
During the reporting period, the Company achieved operating revenue of RMB5,193 million and net profit attributable to shareholders of the listed company of RMB1,176 million, representing an increase of 35.68% and 44.67% over the same period of last year, respectively, which were primarily due to the year-on-year increase of net income from handling fee of asset management, brokerage and investment banking businesses.
The major financial data for the first quarter of 2021 as set out in this announcement, which is preliminary accounting data, may be different from the data to be disclosed in the 2021 First Quarterly Report, but it is expected that the abovementioned difference would not exceed 10%. Investors are advised to pay attention to such investment risks involved.
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IV. DOCUMENTS AVAILABLE FOR INSPECTION
The comparative balance sheet and income statement which are signed and sealed by Mr. JIN Wenzhong, the current legal representative of the Company, Mr. ZHANG Jianhui, the accounting chief, and Mr. YOU Wenjie, person-in-charge of the accounting department of the Company.
By order of the Board of Directors
April 26, 2021
As at the date of this announcement, the Board of Directors comprises Mr. SONG Xuefeng and Mr. JIN Wenzhong as executive Directors; Mr. YU Xuechun, Mr. LIU Wei, Mr. ZHOU Donghui, Mr. CHENG Feng, Mr. REN Zhixiang and Ms. ZHU Jing as non-executive Directors; and Mr. XU Zhiming, Mr. JIN Qinglu, Mr. WU Hong and Mr. FENG Xingdong as independent non-executive Directors.
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